Community calendar for the week of June 30 | Culture & Leisure

Before June 30 Chaves County Board of Health T-Shirt Design Contest The Chaves County Board of Health T-Shirt Design Contest is open to Chaves County residents ages 14 and older. Contest designs must contain its tagline: “Coordinated. Connected. Engaged. Building a healthier community, one member at a time.” Idea submissions can be made in person … Read more

With empty accounts, budget talks boil down to school aid | Health and fitness

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — With a week to go until the state budget deadline, Gov. Tom Wolf and leaders of the Republican-controlled Legislature are working through their remaining differences as they try to reach a an agreement on a budget of around 42 billion dollars. plan they say will mobilize substantial new aid for Pennsylvania … Read more

Community calendar for the week of June 23 | Culture & Leisure

Before June 30 Chaves County Board of Health T-Shirt Design Contest The Chaves County Board of Health T-Shirt Design Contest is open to Chaves County residents ages 14 and older. Contest designs must contain its tagline: “Coordinated. Connected. Engaged. Building a healthier community, one member at a time.” Idea submissions can be made in person … Read more

Community calendar for the week of June 16 | Culture & Leisure

June 17, July 29 and August 12 movies under the moon The Roswell Museum invites the public to its free Movies Under The Moon series. The first airing, June 17, is “Wall-E”; July 29, “Space Jam” (1996); and August 12, “Treasure Planet.” Movies start at 8:30 p.m. and there will be family activities before the … Read more

MacNider Arts Festival makes waves with families | Arts and theater

The MacNider Art Museum made waves and created memories for many families on Saturday. Families working on a loom at the 2022 MacNider Arts Festival on Saturday. Abby Koch The annual MacNider Arts Festival aimed to encourage creativity with its theme “Creating Waves”. Festivities and a street market were held in front of the museum … Read more

Johnson City Public Library serves the community | Culture & Leisure

Libraries contain thousands and thousands of stories. So much, in fact, that the library’s own history can be overlooked. “We have struggled for many years to tell our own story about everything that happens here because there is such a variety of services and collections,” said Julia Turpin, director of the Johnson City Public Library. … Read more

Former student named vice president of Mint Artists Guilt | Culture & Leisure

Mint Artists Guild is a Detroit youth enrichment organization that focuses on the entrepreneurial skills needed for a career in the arts. mint Co-founder and executive director Vickie Elmers said the program was created with the enhancement of Detroit’s creative youth in mind. Bagley said that after performing at Mint events as a teenager, she … Read more

Smiley: When you don’t have slot machines | Smiley Ander

Dear Smiley: As students of Broadmoor High in the early 1970s, some buddies and I were inexplicably hired by the Pak-A-Sak convenience store near the Sherwood Forest area. Even more inexplicably, we were often given the 3-11 shift, unsupervised. Late one night, I was behind the counter and my buddy Darrell Talley was sweeping the … Read more

360 Shorts | Culture & Leisure

Screen on the Green returns to UI tonight The University of Idaho’s Screen on the Green outdoor movie series begins tonight with “The Goonies.” Seating opens at 8 p.m. and outdoor movies for the whole family start at 9 p.m. Thursday on the lawn of Theophilus Tower. Customers are encouraged to bring blankets, chairs and … Read more

UnCapped: Saints Row Brewing | Culture & Leisure

In this episode of the UnCapped podcast, host Chris Sands talks to Tony Prebula, owner of Saints Row Brewing in Gaithersburg, about their new location (which is absolutely stunning) and Prebula’s latest venture, a coffee roastery. cafe and a cafe named Hallowed Grounds. Here is an edited excerpt from their speech. Uncapped: I knew having … Read more